how to pronounce breadth


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breadth is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of breadth in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… things for me were really the breadth of …”

meanings of breadth


  1. A style in painting in which details are strictly subordinated to the harmony of the whole composition.
  2. The extent or measure of how broad or wide something is.
  3. Scope or range, especially of knowledge or skill.
  4. The length of the longest path between two vertices in a graph.
  5. A piece of fabric of standard width.

breadth frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word breadth occurs in english on average 2.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics breadth can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that breadth can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to breadth


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